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Patriot success highlights a program done right

Updated: March 29, 2006, 11:09 AM ET
By Adrian Wojnarowski | Special to ESPN.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- Tom O'Connor has never had to be one of those athletic directors needing the crutch of a search firm to find a basketball coach, as though one of those dummy outfits could uncover a true coach, a true educator, beyond the bright lights of an NCAA Tournament stage.

Bowling Green had never gone to the NCAA Tournament under Jim Larranaga, but they had reached the NIT a few times and had marvelous regular seasons in the Mid-American Conference. They had done everything ...

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